The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EMV in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EMV over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 160 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Permanent jobs citing EMV 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +61.53% -38.09%  

EMV is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 859 1280 1103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.77% 43.24% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 553 768 650
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EMV
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing EMV as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for EMV in Scotland

EMV
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EMV in Scotland.

Salary trend for EMV in Scotland

EMV
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EMV within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fife +1 2 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
EMV
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing EMV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for EMV.

1 5 (71.43%) Smartcard
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) ATM
4 2 (28.57%) Product Management
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Doxygen
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

EMV
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) ATM
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Smartcard
2 3 (42.86%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA